Robert Brown, Georgia Senator

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Robert Brown
Robert Brown.jpg
Georgia State Senate, District 26
Former member
Term in office began
Term in office ended
Political party Democratic
Profession Businessman
Robert Brown was a Democratic member of the Georgia State Senate representing the 26th District. He announced his resignation in May, 2011 in order to run for the office of Macon Mayor.[1]

Brown was a member of the Bibb County Board of Education in 1984 and 1988. He won a special election to the Georgia State Senate in 1991 and served in that position until 2011. He was Senate Minority Leader from 2005 until 2011.

Brown is a businessman. Brown graduated from Mercer University.

Committee assignments


In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Brown was appointed to the following committees:


In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Brown served on the following committees:



See also: Georgia State Senate elections, 2010

Brown won re-election to the 26th District seat in 2010. Brown was unopposed in the November 2, 2010 election.[2]

Georgia State Senate, District 26
2010 General election results
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Robert Brown (D) 27,683 100.0%


On November 4, 2008, Brown won re-election to the Georgia Senate from Georgia's 26th Senate district. Brown ran unopposed in the general election, and he received 43,804 votes.[3] Brown raised $54,951 for his campaign.[4]

Campaign donors


In 2008, Brown collected $54,951 in campaign contributions.[5] The five largest contributors to his campaign were as follows:

Donor Amount
Georgia Trial Lawyers Association $4,300
Workplace Injury Network $2,300
UPS $2,300
Hospital Corporation of America $2,000
Philip Morris $2,000

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Political offices
Preceded by
Georgia State Senate - District 26
Succeeded by
Miriam Paris